Delve Deeper into the Siddur

Nov 29, 2017 by

Upon three things, our tradition says, the world stands:  upon Torah, upon worship, and upon acts of loving-kindness. Of the three,...

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Aspiring to Shabbat: Gates of ...

Jul 22, 2016 by

I think Shabbat is an aspiration. I think Shabbat is also a brilliant, healing, gracious gift from our tradition. But for most modern...

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Bringing In Mishkan HaNefesh

Mar 9, 2016 by

Two years ago, Temple Beth Sholom had a fire that forced us to rebuild. Along with the destruction of our building, our prayer books,...

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Bringing Mishkan T’Filah...

Dec 11, 2014 by

About three years ago, when we started working on creating Mishkan T’Filah for Youth, I casually mentioned to my students that I was...

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Mishkan T’filah for Chil...

Jun 24, 2013 by

We’re very excited about our new release, Mishkan T’filah for Children, edited and with texts by Michelle Shapiro Abraham...

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Mishkan T’filah for Chil...

May 23, 2013 by

I have always wrestled with the siddur.  However, I thought I had reached my peace with it, until I was asked to write Mishkan...

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